Show #6995 - Friday, January 30, 2015


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Cate Hollenbeck, a trust officer from Los Angeles, California

Jim Read, a professor of English from Arroyo Grande, California

Karen Ash, a business analyst from Brooklyn, New York (whose 1-day cash winnings total $23,600)

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Jeopardy! Round

(Alex: Movies, of course.)
(Jimmy: Three things Chicagoans enjoy from the legendary Gino's East.)
    $200 24
Paradoxically, "Art is a lie that makes us realize" this
    $200 19
It all starts with this:
    $200 3
Animal Planet is on its 11th version of this annual feature with a different feel from the big football game
    $200 12
"____ Fiction"
    $200 1
"Those Who Love" by Irving Stone is a biographical novel of this president & his wife Abigail
    $200 9
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew pours a cold one from the tap at Gino's East Pizza in Chicago.) Gino's serves a brew inspired by Chicago called 312 Urban Wheat Ale, "312" representing this to Chicago residents
    $400 26
"It comes off in blocks and doesn't evoke any image... how could Michelangelo have seen his 'David' in a block of" it?
    $400 20
A bad way to get to the hospital:
    $400 4
This cold soup is a puree of tomatoes & green peppers; in its homeland of Spain, cookbooks classify it as salad
    $400 13
"____, ____, and videotape"
    $400 2
"Theodore Rex" begins with Roosevelt's journey to take the oath after this man's assassination
    $400 17
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gets ready to chow down on a slice at Gino's East Pizza in Chicago.) A 2012 Bloomberg piece featured this mayor enjoying a slice of Gino's with business leaders for what the piece called a distinctly Chicago take on partisan battles & innovation in the Windy City
    $600 21
A showbiz union:
    $600 6
The American Bar Association's ethical rules include protection of confidences under attorney-client this
    $600 14
"Dancer in the ____"
    $600 5
Bruce Catton's this man "and the American Military Tradition" highlights his years as a soldier & president
    $600 18
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from Gino's East Pizza in Chicago.) On January 26, 1986, the crowd at Gino's East went crazy as this 300 pound-plus lineman scored on a 1-yard run to put the Bears ahead of the Patriots 43-3 in Super Bowl XX
    $800 22
Edison liked it best:
    $800 10
This consortium of colleges traces its origins to a conference held at Vassar College in 1915
    $800 15
1993, from China:
"Farewell My ____"
    DD: $1,200 7
Arthur Schlesinger Jr.'s Pulitzer Prize-winning book about the JFK administration is called this many "Days"
    $800 25
(Jimmy of the Clue Crew reports from Gino's East Pizza in Chicago.) Every year, Gino's hosts Match Day, when students at the Feinberg School of Medicine at this nearby Big Ten university find out where their residencies will be
    $1000 28
Turning on this American patron, P.P. said she sent a picture of herself in front of a car "and you couldn't even see the car"
    $1000 23
For 3 diseases at once:
    $1000 11
In 1798 Congress passed these 4 internal security laws aimed at immigrants & at curtailing the press
    $1000 16
"____ Is the Warmest Color"
    $1000 8
A book about this 13th chief executive is subtitled "The Unbelievable Life of a Forgotten President"
    $1000 27
(Sarah of the Clue Crew gets ready to chow down on a slice at Gino's East Pizza in Chicago.) Nick Offerman, who plays this character on "Parks and Rec" (who knows a little something about meat), said that one slice of Gino's East stuffed sausage pizza is a bigger meal than an entire New York pie

Scores at the first commercial break (after clue 13):

Karen Jim Cate
$1,000 $2,000 $1,800

Scores at the end of the Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Jim Cate
$4,800 $4,600 $5,200

Double Jeopardy! Round

"Y.D." DO IT?
    $400 25
In 1843, 12 years after he scored with Notre Dame, his play "The Burgraves" failed & his daughter drowned
    $400 5
On "M*A*S*H", surgeon Benjamin Franklin Pierce
    $400 10
The Equator passes through this country's states of Amapa, Para, Roraima & Amazonas
    $400 1
This epic miniseries that begins in Africa drew a TV audience of 130 million
    $400 16
It's a deal in which the defendant pleads guilty to a lesser offense in exchange for more lenient sentencing
    $400 20
In song, he "went to town, a-riding on a pony"
    $800 29
Winning the Nobel Prize in 1957, this African-born French author said he would've voted for Andre Malraux
    $800 6
On "Cheers", bartender Ernie Pantusso
    $800 11
Sumatra is one of the islands of this archipelago through which the Equator passes
    $800 2
Activist Steve Biko died in police custody in this country, prompting international protests
    $800 18
From the Latin for "fold together", it's a person equally guilty of a crime by aiding another in committing it
    $800 21
By color & size, it's how our sun is classified
    $1200 28
Completes the title of Raymond Queneau's novel about a brat who only wants to ride the subway, "Zazie dans le..."
    $1200 7
On a Fox series, forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan
    $1200 12
The Equator crosses Ecuador just north of this capital city
    $1200 3
In one of his first acts as president, Jimmy Carter pardoned this group of men
    $1200 19
The Constitution bans bills of attainder, which strip property rights from them, people guilty of crimes like murder
    $1200 22
It's what you have "all in a row" in a phrase that means to have all arrangements complete
    $1600 26
If you recall, "The Sweet Cheat Gone" & "The Past Recaptured" are found in this 7-part Proust masterpiece
    $1600 8
On "Entourage", entrepreneur Salvatore Vacara
    $1600 13
The Equator is just south of Entebbe in this country
    $1600 4
Formerly purged Chinese leader Deng Xiaopeng was restored to power & this quartet was expelled from the Communist Party
    $1600 30
In these farcical late-1930s trials in the USSR, old Bolsheviks were found guilty of treason
    $1600 23
Dating from the early 1930s, they're a counterpart to the College Republicans
    DD: $3,000 27
In 1717 it was Bastille Day for this 1-named author who'd do 11 months for satirical verses against the govt.
    $2000 9
On "Saved by the Bell", Samuel Powers
    $2000 14
This country is a cluster of coral islands in the Indian Ocean
    $2000 15
This cultural center & museum named for a French president opened in Paris on January 31
    DD: $2,500 17
His 1982 "not guilty by reason of insanity" verdict led states to pass laws that allowed "guilty but mentally ill"
    $2000 24
She was a movie actress before she gained a new audience as Lily Munster on 1960s television

Scores at the end of the Double Jeopardy! Round:

Karen Jim Cate
$16,000 $12,800 $11,900

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Final Jeopardy! Round

In 1702 Thomas Savery wrote of one of his designs, "Such an engine will do the work or labour of ten or twelve" these

Final scores:

Karen Jim Cate
$26,000 $5 $6,399
2-day champion: $49,600 3rd place: $1,000 2nd place: $2,000

Game dynamics:

Game dynamics graph

Coryat scores:

Karen Jim Cate
$17,200 $11,800 $14,400
19 R,
2 W
(including 1 DD)
18 R
(including 1 DD),
2 W
16 R,
1 W
(including 1 DD)

Combined Coryat: $43,400

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Game tape date: 2014-12-03
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